Bags of rice worth millions of naira have been distributed to beneficiaries in Igbaja, Ifelodun Local Government Area of Kwara State by a Philanthropist and All Progressives Congress APC Stalwart, Honourable Gbenga Power-Oyekunle under his pet Foundation tagged “Gbenga Power Foundation”.
Unveiling the rice for distribution, Kwara State Chairman, All Progressives Congress, APC, Prince Sunday Fagbemi charged the party ward chairmen to ensure the rice palliative get to target beneficiaries in the spirit of the festive season.
Prince Fagbemi harped on unity among party faithful from the grassroots and familiarize themselves with disciplinary posture of the party as any member found culpable of disregard to the party’s constitution would not be handled with kidsgloves.
He announced that any empowerment from party members now placed on the party’s purview towards alleviating peoples suffering, and lauded Gbenga Power for the gesture.
In his remarks, Founder Gbenga Power Foundation and Stalwart of APC in Ifelodun Local Government, Mr Gbenga Power Oyekunle said the food palliative is part of his singular effort of celebrating yuletide season with his people.
Mr Power-Oyekunle who pointed out that rice distribution is expected to cut across APC wards in Ifelodun, Offa and Oyun Local Governments, described Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq’s style of leadership as purposeful.
Also Speaking, Elerin of Adanla Oba Abdulganiyu Adedunmoye cautioned politicians in Ifelodun Local Government and entire Kwara-South against politics backstabbing and be united to attract tremendous development to the Senatorial district.
TIC Chairman,Ifelodun Local Government, Jide Shonibare chronicled philanthropical gesture of Gbenga Power and eulogized him for being of succour to the needy and prayed for realization of his personal and political ambitions.
In his submission, lawmaker representing Omupo Constituency ,Barrister Abdulganiyu Folabi-Salau solicited National Assembly seat for Omu Constituency having been deprived for long.
There were goodwill messages from the State APC Secretary, Alhaji Ishowo, the acting Chairman of the party in Ifelodun Local Government, Elder Olurotimi Ajisafe, state Youth leader of the party, Comrade Duduyemi, representative of women among others.